London 2012

BEACH Volleyball Referees

  Country Lastname Name
    ARG SUMAVIL Osvaldo
    AUS TWEEDIE Catriona
    BRA VILLAS-BOAS Maria Amélia
    CAN FRIESEN Darryl Lawrence
    CHN WANG Leijun
    ENG SEARLE Damien
    ENG THOMPSON Gregory
    ESP PADRON Jose Maria
    NZL CASUTT Richard
    POL MYSZKOWSKA Agnieszka
    POR CARVALHO Rui Jorge
    USA APOL Daniel

Referees from 14 countries will help officiate the 2012 Olympic Games in London, Great Britain.

Each official has years of experience and has completed the necessary tests and courses set up by the FIVB.

All referees will officiate as both first referees and second referees. Click on their last names for more information.

  Nationality ARG    
  Last name SUMAVIL    
  First name Osvaldo    
  Birth date 23.06.1969    
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Osvaldo Sumavil began officiating Volleyball referee in Santa Rosa – La Pampa (ARG), in Local State Volleyball Federation in 1988. He achieved his Indoor National rating in 2000, and this year he was officiating to first time, with first referee in the National Gold Cup. Osvaldo achieved his certification as a National Beach Volleyball Referee in 2002, during 2004/2007 he training in National Tour of beach volleyball from Brasil, and attended his International Candidate Course in Hamburg, Germany in 2008. Nominated in 2009, Osvaldo has been an active referee on the FIVB World Tour, having officiated in 18 WT Events, including World Championships U21 Rio 2005 with Local National Referee. Osvaldo currently serves as the FeVA National Director for Beach Volleyball Referee Certification and Training, and he works in collaboration with the CSV (South American Volleyball Confederations) like assistant for the development of beach volleyball referees